Food Pile & How (not) To End Native Poverty (Indian Relocation Act of 1956)

Good health is a major issue for Native Americans, and the first part of that is eating right. That’s why in this edition of the Native Radio Podcast we start with a food pile, where we talk about how to get your kids to eat more vegetables (the answer:more colorful options), how to keep your teeth white without chemical treatments, …

Historical Trauma Effects on Poverty & Nutrition for Native Americans

What does historical trauma mean to you? If you didn’t directly experience something, how could it possibly affect you and your life today? I used to think that “historical trauma” was a ridiculous myth for exactly that reason, and people should just get over the wrongs of the past. I completely agreed that what happened was horrible, but since nothing …